Mingei International Museum
Dedicated to art of the people (mingei) from all eras and cultures of the world, Mingei International Museum features dynamic, changing exhibitions of historical and contemporary folk art, craft and design. Mingei International’s superb collections and stunning exhibitions showcase the finest examples of creative expression from unknown craftsmen to renowned contemporary designers.
From traditional craft to contemporary design, the Collectors' Gallery at the Mingei International Museum features unique gifts from around the world, many handmade. Choose from hundreds of creative and unusual items ranging from Tibetan singing bowls to African baskets. The store also offers a wide variety of books, textiles, jewelry, glass, ceramics, dolls, baskets, and designer furnishings. In addition, the Collectors' Gallery carries works by renowned artists such as Dale Chihuly and Niki de Saint Phalle and regularly hosts trunk shows with recognized regional artists. The Mingei Museum's award-winning exhibition art books and DVDs are also available.